With their incredible marine life, amazing coral, and crystal clear water, you’ll love these snorkeling spots around the Big Island.
Dolphin Journeys has been operating on the Big Island for 20 years and specializes in Dolphin Tours that allows guests to learn about dolphins and interact with the friendly creatures. The company uses a 26-inch Skip, which Jack Cabin Cruiser called the Dolphin TLC along with other larger boats for its cruises.
In the hands of Captain Nancy Sweatt, your party’s adventures with Dolphin Journeys offers a unique and exciting ocean experience that will soothe and calm the soul. Both a scientist and a metaphysical theorist, your guided dolphin experience with Captain Sweatt will create memories that will last a lifetime.
Tour Times, Descriptions and Pricing were current when posted but are subject to change.
Daily from 9 AM
This is a highly personalized experience onboard the Dolphin TLC including a maximum of six guests. There are also larger boats that accommodate a maximum of 22 people for the tour. Guests get the opportunity to get up close and personal while snorkeling and swimming with the Dolphins. The tour departs at 9 am and the duration is 4 hours and includes snorkel gear and lunch.
$216 per person plus taxes and fees
$190 per child plus taxes and fees
Daily (Jan-Apr) from 1:30 PM
This adventure is available in the winter months of January to mid-April and involves watching and learning about the amazing animals. This tour departs at 1:30 pm and the duration is 3-hours. The Dolphin TLC is used for this excursion, and this boat accommodates a maximum of 6 people. Snacks and beverages are included.
$140 per person plus taxes and fees
Manta Ray and Reef Snorkel
This is a 2.5-hour afternoon tour, guests will interact with Manta Rays and the serene and picturesque Kona Reef. Snorkel gear and swim guides are provided. Snacks and beverages are also included in the excursion.
74-425 Kealakehe Parkway
Kailua-Kona, HI 97640